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Side Effect Management

Cancer treatments can cause negative side effects. These side effects can occur when normal cells are damaged by cancer treatment. Not everyone will have the same side effects.

It is important to know that, in many cases, side effects can be managed by your healthcare team with the use of what are called supportive care therapies. Discuss any side effects you have with your team to see how they can help.

Common side effects of chemotherapy may include:

Common side effects of radiation may include:

Common side effects from targeted therapies may include: